Eva Nguyen joined UP in December of 2020 as the Local Recovery Coordinator for the Southern California Region. She is a resident of Riverside County and is active in her community. Eva studied Criminology and Justice Studies at CSU San Marcos with the goal of serving disadvantaged individuals in her community. She has always had a passion for helping others and has volunteered at various non-profit organizations since she was a teenager. Growing up in California, Eva has seen the destruction that wildfires can cause in the communities that she has lived in and working at UP allows her to support survivors and help them rebuild their lives.